Sound Off: Youth Homelessness
In this Youth Voice Sound Off, writer Shay House gets comments from three people with knowledge and experience around youth homelessness.
Q&A: A California Advocate on Foster Care and Youth Homelessness
Maria Contreras has experienced the child welfare system first hand and now does advocate work with a California-based nonprofit law firm. In this Q&A with writer Shay House, she discusses foster care and youth homelessness.
The System That Locks Away Youth is Not Justice
Youth Voice Contributor Shay House asks: How can we throw children away, isolate them in cells and call it justice?
How the Child Welfare System Made Me Prioritize Education Over Myself
My relentless pursuit of education while in foster care led me away from any path toward myself, writes Youth Voice author Shay House.
Justice is Black People Living in All of Their Glory
Shay House writes that justice is Black people living in all of their glory, not being murdered because of the color of their skin.